Choosing the components of a digital infrastructure

Tim DiLauro

Abstract



Choosing the components of a digital infrastructure by Tim DiLauro

This paper is based on a talk of the same name given at the IMLS–sponsored Web–Wise 2004 conference.The purpose of this paper — as with the talk before it — is to highlight some issues and help inform the choices associated with developing digital environments within a single institution or among many. While the bulk of this discussion focuses on digital repositories as a key component of the digital infrastructure, persistent identifiers, assumptions surrounding digital preservation, and integration of digital library services are also discussed.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5210/fm.v9i5.1144



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